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Hardware Thread, SSD vs HDD For A Servers Primary Boot Drive in Technical; HP P212 - we've got it in our ML110 and works a treat 256Mb of cache helps things along and ...
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    HP P212 - we've got it in our ML110 and works a treat 256Mb of cache helps things along and allows you to go SAS in the future if ever needed.

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    Anything from the HP Raid Card range, they are great cards

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    What John said, however the cost associated may be high depending on your reseller.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    It's a server reliability over speed and SSDs have a nasty habbit of killing themselves quickly, irreversably and without warning, RAID1 may help but I still wouldn't trust it as far as I could throw it and HPs are heavy.
    I have over 100 Intel SSD drives in our school and never had one fail yet.

    In that time I must have had at least 8 hard drives die.

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